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Title
Augustus A. Gould papers, 1831-1866 (inclusive), 1838-1852 (bulk)
Name/Creator
Gould, Augustus A. (Augustus Addison), 1805-1866, creator
Adams, Charles Baker, 1814-1853
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873
Anthony, John Gould, 1804-1877
Bartlett, John Russell, 1805-1886
Cuming, Hugh, 1791-1865
Dana, James Dwight, 1813-1895
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
Gibbes, Lewis Reeve, 1810-1894
Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880
Hall, James, 1811-1898
Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
English
Description
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Form/Genre
mixed material
Subject
Gould, Augustus A. (Augustus Addison) , 1805-1866 ;  Entomology ;  Mollusks ;  Natural history ;  Zoology ;  Conchologists

Category
Zoology (General works)

Natural history (General works)

Correspondence

Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882

Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873

Manuscripts and records

Note
Consists of professional correpondence to Gould concerning scientific work in the field of natural history particularly the study of shell specimens. Correspondents include Charles Baker Adams, Louis Agassiz, John Gould Anthony, John Bartlett, Hugh Cuming, James Dwight Dana, Charles Darwin, Louis R. Gibbes, Samuel Stehman Haldeman, James Hall, and Thaddeus William Harris. Also one letter by Gould and four unidentified letters.

Gould, a naturalist and physician, was one of the great influences on the development of the study of conchology. He was a constant contributor to scientific journals and a joint author with Louis Agassiz of Principles of Zoology (1848).

Electronic finding aid available http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou00940

Unpublished printed finding aid available in the Houghton Accessions Records, 1949-1950, under *49M-280.

Augustus A. Gould Papers, 1831-1866 (MS Am 1210). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In English.